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Red Orchids

) #250 of 690 Restaurants in Charleston €€ - €€€ Chinese, Asian
1401 Sam Rittenberg Blvd, Charleston, SC 29407-5031
+1 843-573-8787
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“fried rice” (10 reviews)
“lumpia” (3 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
€€ - €€€
1401 Sam Rittenberg Blvd, Charleston, SC 29407-5031
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Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

If this is supposed to be Charleston's best Chinese food... Wow what a waste of money!!! I have had better Chinese food for half the price in small take out only place all over the country and even in Europe!!! They charge $14-$16 for normal...More

Thank Seth326
Reviewed 12 May 2017

This place has down graded their staff which is a shame. Placed a to-go order. They forgot an entire entree and a side of fried rice. Called to let them know of their mistake, all they said was 'whoops, sorry". By the way- if you...More

Thank Terrin L
Reviewed 10 May 2017

The food is delicious and consistent and I would say the best sit down Chinese in the area However, the service is terrible. We were given tarnished spoons {black} for our soup. Waitress avoided making eye contact and it took almost 10 minutes to get...More

Thank Linda F
Reviewed 25 April 2017

We went here for the first time this past weekend to get some take out. Neither of us had ever tried Red Orchids but had heard good things. So glad we tried it, we have been missing out on great Chinese food in Charleston! Husband...More

Thank Jane B
Reviewed 24 April 2017

This used to be our go-to Chinese restaurant in Charleston. However, the last few visits have been disappointing. Appetizers were greasy and the flavors of the entrees were lacking. Tony, the owner, used to oversees this restaurant, but now spends most of his time at...More

Thank SCMontana
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I have been to this restaurant several times, and the food is always excellent! The waiters give good suggestions for dishes to try. Their homemade ice cream is a killer!

Thank Karen F
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Had a great dinner with my mother. I had the Singapore pancits and it was awesome. Everything I want in a meal. Had some wine with it but I think next time I'll stick with a beer.

Thank Mathew L
Reviewed 28 March 2017

I was in town for a seminar and a friend recommended this restaurant. It was a little hard to find located in a older shopping center. We were in on a Friday night and had a party of 4. We were promptly seated and had...More

Thank Dean J
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Welcoming and Friendly service Nice bar and wine selections Food was disappointing especially the rice and appetizer to share (all fried).nothing to rave about. Lamb was not worth $20. Using lots of onion (inexpensive) and not so much protein...

Thank travelfanatic2017
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We visited for the first time and the food is great . We will be back, as this is a great hidden gem in Charleston. Give it a try you will be glad you did.

Thank TomDonna_15
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1401 Sam Rittenberg Blvd, Charleston, SC 29407-5031
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-573-8787
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